United States presidential election in Alabama, 1996

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United States presidential election in Alabama, 1996
1992 ←
November 5, 1996 → 2000

  Bob Dole, PCCWW photo portrait.JPG Bill Clinton.jpg Ross Perot.jpg
Nominee Bob Dole Bill Clinton Ross Perot
Party Republican Democratic Reform
Home state Kansas Arkansas Texas
Running mate Jack Kemp Al Gore Patrick Choate
Electoral vote 9 0 0
Popular vote 769,044 662,165 92,149
Percentage 50.1% 43.2% 6.0%

Alabama Presidential Election Results by County, 1996.svg

County results

President before election

Bill Clinton

Elected President

Bill Clinton

The 1996 United States presidential election in Alabama took place on November 5, 1996 as part of the 1996 United States presidential election. Voters chose 9 representatives, or electors to the Electoral College, who voted for President and Vice President.

Alabama was won by Senator Bob Dole (R-KS), with Dole winning 50.12% to 43.16% over President Bill Clinton (D) by a margin of 6.96%.[1] Billionaire businessman Ross Perot (Reform-TX) finished in third with 6.01% of the popular vote.


United States presidential election in Alabama, 1996
Party Candidate Running mate Votes Percentage Electoral votes
Republican Bob Dole Jack Kemp 769,044 50.12% 9
Democratic Bill Clinton (incumbent) Al Gore 662,165 43.16% 0
Reform Ross Perot Patrick Choate 92,149 6.01% 0
Libertarian Harry Browne Jo Jorgensen 5,290 0.34% 0
U.S. Taxpayers' Party Howard Phillips Herbert Titus 2,365 0.15% 0
Natural Law Dr. John Hagelin Dr. V. Tompkins 1,697 0.11% 0
No party Write-in 1,123 0.07% 0
No party James Harris Laura Garza 516 0.03% 0


  1. ^ Dave Leip's Atlas of United States Presidential Election Results - 1996 Alabama Results

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